Oil leaking from your high mileage YJ - Try this - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 04-25-2011, 04:36 PM   #1
kik
Jeeper
 
kik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 4,829
Images: 1
Oil leaking from your high mileage YJ - Try this

Have had oil leaking from my 89 4.2 for years; about a quarter to a half dollar size leak every week plus from the valve cover, which is normal. Not enough to do a tear down so I lived with it. Local parts guy swears by this stuff so I tried it. Three weeks later, no leaks. Not one drop of oil on the undercarraige. Totally dry. (White Shepherd Stop Leak & Conditioner, 8oz. by Universal Products, Baltimore, MD). A bit expensive in my area at $30.00 for 8 oz. retail, but it was worth it. You might find it for less. Just thought I'd share the results.

kik is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-25-2011, 04:45 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
jefferyfghezzi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: SANDUSKY OHIO
Posts: 598
WHY DIDN'T YOU POST THIS A WEEK AGO? I found WHITE SHEPHERD on the INTERNET and talked myself out of it. I no longer leak oil either however I did use a lot of profanity replacing the rear main seal.

jefferyfghezzi is online now   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-25-2011, 04:51 PM   #3
kik
Jeeper
 
kik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 4,829
Images: 1
Quote:
Originally Posted by jefferyfghezzi View Post
WHY DIDN'T YOU POST THIS A WEEK AGO? I found WHITE SHEPHERD on the INTERNET and talked myself out of it. I no longer leak oil either however I did use a lot of profanity replacing the rear main seal.
I wanted to make sure it worked before I put it out there. At least you have a new seal. Should be good for awhile.
kik is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
High Mileage Wranglers? DeltaFoxtrot General Jeep Discussion 13 08-08-2012 09:17 PM
jeep wrangler 4 cylinder gas mileage dm567@pacbell.net YJ Tech Forum 19 02-09-2012 08:13 AM
High Mileage Jeep Alternative Deaf1 Pictures Forum 3 04-07-2011 12:38 AM
High Mileage 4cyl TJs James TJ General Discussion Forum 1 02-10-2006 12:41 PM
2000-High Mileage +spook+ General Jeep Discussion 9 12-28-2005 04:46 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:40 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC